TNC partner vehicles; interior trade dress. (SB128)

Introduced By

Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


TNC partner vehicles; interior trade dress. Provides that transportation network company (TNC) partner vehicles may be equipped with certain removable illuminated interior trade dress devices that assist passengers in identifying and communicating with TNC partners. The bill limits the display and color of such illuminated interior trade dress devices and requires a TNC that issues such devices to file the specifications of the device with the Department of Motor Vehicles. This bill is identical to HB 830. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/19/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101854D
12/19/2017Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/12/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB128)
02/07/2018Reported from Transportation with substitute (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2018Committee substitute printed 18106852D-S1
02/08/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB128S1)
02/09/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2018Read second time
02/12/2018Reading of substitute waived
02/12/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18106852D-S1
02/12/2018Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB128S1
02/12/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2018Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2018Placed on Calendar
02/15/2018Read first time
02/15/2018Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/20/2018Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2018Read second time
02/23/2018Read third time
02/23/2018Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/23/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB128ER)
02/27/2018Signed by Speaker
02/28/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB128ER)
03/02/2018Signed by President
03/05/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 5, 2018
03/05/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/19/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 356 (effective 7/1/18)
03/19/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0356)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 32 seconds.


This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.

to be equipped with up to two trade dresses devices. And, I'm afraid that he is going to cut me. It is also identical to my house bill 830. I hope it he would about the pleasure of the body to pass the bill. continuing with the block. Senate bill 176, a bill to amend and reenact a section of the code and